L0rinda

DreamHack Summer Results

Sign in to follow this  

1 post in this topic

m7ZNnXC.jpg

DreamHack Summer took place in Sweden over the weekend of 18-20 June, and had a prize pool of $27,500. The tournament format was best of five Last Hero Standing, with a ban. The event was played as nine rounds of Swiss, with a cut to top sixteen single elimination.

After the Swiss portion of the tournament, four players had 8 wins, while thirteen had 7 wins:

8 wins: Shtan_udachi, Bozzzton, Slugg, BoarControl

7 wins: Rdu, Fr0zen, Superjj, Hoej, Orange, SenX, Namcor, Guukboii, tomof, Mangolicious, Maverick, Tessin, Pavel

Pavel was the player to miss out on tiebreakers, while the other sixteen reached the single elimination stage.

7QxsjpH.png

RDU

After the field had thinned down, Rdu beat Hoej 3-2 in one semi-final, while Fr0zen beat Slugg 3-1 in the other. The decks that the two finalists brought to the event were as follows:

Rdu: Camel Hunter, Tempo Mage, Aggro Shaman, Zoo Warlock

Fr0zen: Yogg Druid, Miracle Rogue, Aggro Shaman, Patron Warrior

In the final, Fr0zen banned Mage, while Rdu banned Warrior. In the first game, Rdu had to take himself very low on life to Doomhammer twice into an Ancient of War. This paid off however, and he was able to deliver enough damage in the next two turns to take a 1-0 lead. Game two was the Shaman mirror, and this time it was Fr0zen's turn to win using Doomhammer. In Game three, Rdu queued Zoo into Shaman, which is a good matchup for the Zoo. He was able to win the fight for the board, and gain the lead for the second time. This left Fr0zen with only his Rogue remaining. Fr0zen's opening hand contained The CoinBackstabFan of Knives, and Edwin VanCleef. However Rdu showed his deep understanding of the matchup by slowly but surely building up a board that Fr0zen could not deal with in spite of Fr0zen's strong hand. This translated into a win, and Rdu became DreamHack champion.

This was the second time that Rdu has won DreamHack, and becomes one of only nine players with over $100,000 career prize money from Hearthstone.

 

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

Sign in to follow this  

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

  • Similar Content

    • By positiv2

      The rewards are different for each rank. You receive the chest for the best rank you achieve, so do not be afraid of dropping a rank. Additionally, after reaching a milestone rank (ranks in bold), you will not fall below them that season again. This means that if you lose a game at rank 15 with 0 stars, you will not drop to rank 16, but rather stay at rank 15 with no stars.
      Rank Reward 25-21 None 20 1 golden common, 5 dust 19 1 golden common, 10 dust 18 1 golden common, 15 dust 17 1 golden common, 20 dust 16 1 golden common, 25 dust 15 1 golden common, 1 golden rare, 5 dust 14 1 golden common, 1 golden rare, 10 dust 13 1 golden common, 1 golden rare, 15 dust 12 1 golden common, 1 golden rare, 20 dust 11 1 golden common, 1 golden rare, 25 dust 10 2 golden commons, 1 golden rare, 5 dust 9 2 golden commons, 1 golden rare, 10 dust 8 2 golden commons, 1 golden rare, 15 dust 7 2 golden commons, 1 golden rare, 20 dust 6 2 golden commons, 1 golden rare, 25 dust 5 2 golden commons, 1 golden epic, 5 dust 4 2 golden commons, 1 golden epic, 10 dust 3 2 golden commons, 1 golden epic, 15 dust 2 2 golden commons, 1 golden epic, 20 dust 1 2 golden commons, 1 golden epic, 25 dust Legend 3 golden commons, 1 golden epic You also receive a card back for winning 5 games during the season.
      You can read more about Ranked Rewards in our Gold Guide and in order to obtain them more easily, you can read Legend in the Making guides.
    • By positiv2
      This thread is for comments about our Wild Egg Token Druid Deck.
    • By positiv2
      This thread is for comments about our Cheap Wild Aggro Beast Druid Deck.
    • By positiv2
      This comment thread is about our Wild Aggro Beast Druid Deck.
    • By positiv2
      This thread is for comments about our Budget Zoo Warlock Deck.